Friday February 2nd 2018
Flash freeze warning in effect: Up to 15mm of rain today & the temperature will drop to -25 with wind chill tonight
A Halifax man has been given a 9 year prison sentence for a killing that happened 2 years ago. Benjamin Gillis was sentenced after pleading guilty last month to manslaughter in the death of 26 year old Blaine Clothier. Gillis has also been given a lifetime ban on firearms.
Halifax councillor Matt Whitman is under fire for retweeting a letter from a white supremacist group. The letter came from a group called ‘ID Canada’, which scolded Halifax Regional Council for taking down the statue of Edward Cornwallis. Whitman says he had no idea about the nature of the group.
Police are trying to find a stolen portable toilet. The blue Royal Flush stall was stolen from a work site on Highway 277 in the community of Dutch Settlement between January 26th and January 31st. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
OTT 2 – ANA 1
CAR 2 – MTL 0
TOR 4 – NYR 0
VGK 3 – WPG 2
COL 4 – EDM 3
TB 7 – CGY 4
VAN 4 – CHI 2